Royal Veterinary College

Course Introduction

The course aims to recognise the relationship between health and disease at the human, animal and environment interfaces and has become an important focus in both medical and veterinary science. It promotes a 'whole of society' treatment of health hazards and a systemic change of perspective in the management of risk.

Course Modules

Modules include: Introduction; endemic diseases; emerging diseases; animal health economics; prevention of infectious diseases; applied risk and assessment management; contingency planning and communication.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st or 2nd class Honours degree in veterinary or biological science, statistics, and relevant postgraduate experience are all encouraged to apply. Other experience may also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum 6.5 in each component).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £18,290  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,530  Whole course. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
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